Isn’t it Time We Forgave Apple for Apple Maps?

Isn't it Time We Forgave Apple for Apple Maps?
Back in 2012, Apple famously dumped Google Maps in favor of its own in-house mapping solution, introducing Apple Maps to iOS users for the first time. The new Maps app delivered a host of cool new features, including turn-by-turn navigation and 3D flyovers of popular cities and landmarks. But in a move that was very uncharacteristic Read more…

Should You Install iOS 8.1.2 Now?

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By now, you’ve probably gotten a notification message on your iPhone and other iOS devices that iOS 8.1.2 is now available and that you can update your phone. I usually go ahead and install the newest version when I get the notification, but this time, I might wait a while. Should you follow my suit Read more…

Themeboard App Will Make Sure You Don’t Get Bored of Your Keyboard

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In spite of the many complaints we hear about Apple products, both hardware and software, we can’t say that iOS 8 has not brought lots of awesome changes with it. One of them is that we can now use third-party keyboards. Personally, the default keyboard does not pose much of a problem. However, there is Read more…

Welcome the Weekend Early With Paid, Now FREE iOS Apps

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Here’s this week’s edition of usually paid, now free iOS apps. aNote – Screenshot extension for Safari & Photos for iOS8 Taking screenshots is an essential part of life – at least in my book. It’s easy enough to take screenshots on the iPhone or iOS, but there are times when you might need more Read more…

5 Under Utilized Features of iOS 8 Messages

5 Under Utilized Features of iOS 8 Messages
When it was first introduced as part of iOS 3 back in 2009, Messages was a simple app designed to enhance communications between iOS devices, without compromising the ability to send standard text messages to other types of devices as well. In those early days, it was a bare-bones app, lacking in features and polish, but over Read more…

Free iOS Apps to Be Thankful For

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Over “Buy the limited edition (OVER)RED fonts and art packs and 100% of the proceeds (RED)’s fight against AIDS. All (RED) monies go to the Global Fund to fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria. Over is proud to be a (PRODUCT)RED™ App Store partner.” While the app itself is free, you can lend a hand to Read more…

Highest Earning iOS Games [Infographic]

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There is no doubt that mobile gaming has reached unprecedented heights with smartphones and tablets. There is no lack of new iOS games to download any time you want to – some free, some paid. One amazing thing about free iOS games is that they still earn a whopping amount of money due to in-app Read more…

How to Use AirDrop to Share Files Between iOS 8 and OS X Yosemite

How to use AirDrop
AirDrop has been a feature of the Mac operating system since the release of OS X Lion back in 2011. It is a service that enables quick and easy file sharing between computers on the same network without the need of email or a file server. As OS X has continued to evolve, AirDrop has gotten Read more…

Apple Deserves to be Sued Over Lost Android Text Messages

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For months now, former iPhone users have complained about the fact that they haven’t been able to receive text messages sent to their new mobile devices due to an error in Apple’s iMessages servers. The problem was a major source of frustration for those who had left the Apple ecosystem, and had moved on to Read more…

How to Install Custom Keyboards in iOS 8

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When it was released back in September, iOS 8 brought a slew of new tools and features to the iPhone and iPad, not the least of which is the ability for users to install their own custom, third-party keyboards. Since then, there have been a number of fun, and useful, keyboards released on the app Read more…